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GMS & GHS Students Attend Suicide Prevention Assembly

T he month of September is National Suicide Prevention Month.  Sadly, suicide is one of the leading causes of preventable death in our nation today. We lose an average of more than 113 young people each week to this tragedy that can be prevented.  Students at Galena Middle School and Galena High School attended an assembly on September 10, National Suicide Prevention Day, to learn more information related to mental . . .

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Leadership Kids Paint Paw Prints

The Galena High School Leadership class painted paw prints on Main Street and 11th Street this week to help get the community geared up and ready for football season.  This class is new to GHS this year.  All students in the class are members of the Galena High School Student Council.  They will be doing various community service activities throughout the year for not only GHS, but the school district and community as . . .

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Liberty Elementary Students Start a Magical New Year

Liberty Elementary kicked off the school year with a Harry Potter themed Open House on Friday, August 9th.  Students and parents were able to meet their teachers, see their new classrooms, and put up their school supplies prior to school beginning.  They were also able to take pictures with some visiting Harry Potter characters, Professor McGonagall and Hagrid.  Students then had a chance to get rested up for the first . . .

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GHS Kicks Off School Year With Connect Activities

Galena High School kicked off the 2019-20 school year with various activities held throughout the first day of school.  Seniors, juniors, and sophomores attended class meetings, took a Career Cruising career test, and participated in bus evacuations throughout the morning while the freshmen students and their mentors, known as Connectors, got to know each other as part of the Connect Mentorship program.   The . . .

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